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Is There A Connection Between Iron Metabolism And Bacterial Infections
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Not that I am aware : Of , but if u have recurring bv, you need to take acidolphilus or pro-biotics along with a good multi- vitamin to help prevent BV and also u need your gyn to make sure the infection is not coming form your cervix or your endometrium and u need to make sure the vaginal culture is going to a lab that can diagnose all 6 different bacteria that can cause bv. ...Read more
No known connection: I am not aware of any scientific data to answer the question. ...Read more
Yes: Yeast grow by fermenting sugar ? so your sweet tooth actually feeds them. In addition, having treated thousands of patients with candida/yeast overgrowth, it seems clear that the candida also triggers sugar craving so that the yeast can get fed. Unlike type 2 sugar addiction where people get irritable when hungry, sugar cravings from yeast do not make the person irritable. ...Read more
Can be : If the cancer metastasizes to brain, or if infiltrates brain coverings (carcinomatous meningitis), vertigo can be a symptom. But also, cancer medicines have adverse effects, and may provoke dizziness and vertigo. Lastly, there are what we term paraneoplastic syndromes which cause vertigo indirectly via antibodies, such as ovarian or lung cancers. ...Read more
Not usually: There is a rare condition called autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome, type 1 in which both hypothyroidism and a mild immunodeficiency (susceptibility to yeast infections, including oral thrush) can occur together. One episode of thrush would not raise suspicion for this necessarily, but if you have had multiple episodes, you should discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more
Is there a connection between Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease and increased susceptibility to viruses, URI's?
Is there any connection between nocturnal diarrhoea, sleeping disorders and infection of large intestine?
Diarrhea: They can all keep u up at nite. ...Read more
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